Rail worker dies on North York Moors Railway

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A RAIL worker has died after becoming trapped between two trains on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway.

The man died in an incident at Grosmont Station at about 12.30pm yesterday, British Transport Police said.

A BTP spokesman said: “BTP officers were called to Grosmont rail station following a report of an incident involving a member of staff working on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway.

“BTP and North Yorkshire Police officers attended the incident which was reported to BTP at 12.30pm, and is believed to be non-suspicious.

“Paramedics also attended but the man, who is believed to be in his sixties, was pronounced dead at the scene.

“An investigation is ongoing to establish the full circumstances surrounding the man’s death.”